Monthly Archives: August 2012

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Obama’s War on the Suburban Middle Class

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Allysen Efferson are joined by Stanley Kurtz. We'll discuss his book, Spreading the Wealth: How Obama is Robbing the Suburbs to Pay for the Cities, Obama's war on the suburban middle class, and why another term for Obama may lead to frightening changes in the nation's education system.

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What Does Paul Ryan Bring to the Ticket?

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Michael Warren to discuss Paul Ryan, his style as a campaigner, and the pros and cons of his addition to the Romney ticket.

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Who Are the Job Creators?

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss who the economy's job creators really are, what raising taxes on the rich would actually mean for our bottom line, and why tax policy should favor small businesses.

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Newt Gingrich on Welfare, His New Book, and the GOP Convention

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson, Ben Domenech and Allysen Efferson are joined by Newt Gingrich to discuss his latest book, his thoughts on Obama's efforts to waive the work requirements in welfare, and his role at this year's GOP Convention.

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RomneyCare 2.0 Comes to Massachusetts

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Josh Archambault to discuss the latest healthcare cost containment moves in Massachusetts, the impacts these changes will have on the quality of care and whether this is a preview of things to come under Obamacare.

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Ben Coes Talks Last Refuge and Mitt Romney

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Allysen Efferson are joined by Ben Coes. We'll discuss his latest book, the threat to America posed by radical Islam, and his thoughts on Mitt Romney's campaign.

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Aaron Blake Talks Mitt Romney vs. Harry Reid and July Fundraising

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Aaron Blake to dices the fundraising numbers for Romney and Obama in July, the Harry Reid soap opera and why Scott Pelley could become part of Republican ads this fall.

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Knight Capital and the Pitfalls of High Frequency Trading

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the Knight Capital, the pitfalls of high frequency trading and the economic delay of adulthood.

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Jim Pethokoukis on Unemployment and Breaking Up the Banks

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Francis Cianfrocca and Jim Pethokoukis to discuss the July unemployment report and calls to break up the big banks.

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Ohio Gov. John Kasich on Education Reform

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Ben Domenech are joined by Ohio Governor John Kasich to discuss his Cleveland Plan to reform education in Ohio, how his state overcame a budget deficit, and why this fall's election is so important.

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Toby Harnden on Britain’s War in Afghanistan

On today's edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson and Allysen Efferson are joined by Toby Harnden. We'll discuss his book, Dead Men Risen: The Welsh Guards and the Real Story of Britain's War in Afghanistan, the unique make-up of the Welsh Guards, and the terrible setbacks they faced.